Work to begin on State Route 344 bridge replacement project over State Route 11 near Leetonia
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Tuesday, August 14, 2012) – Work is set to begin next Monday, August 20th, to replace the State Route 344 bridge located over State Route 11 near Leetonia in Columbiana County.
Two-way traffic will be maintained. However, there will be an 11-foot width restriction on SR 344.
ODOT’s contractor for this $2.36 million project is A P O’Horo Company, from Youngstown, Ohio, and the completion date is August 2013.
Ohio’s highways are essential to keeping and creating new jobs. With a mission to provide easy movement of people and goods from place to place, the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) is responsible for maintaining one of the largest transportation networks in the nation. Guided by ethical principles and accountability, ODOT works to improve safety, enhance travel and advance economic development. As a $2.8 billion enterprise, the department wisely invests in its core services of snow and ice removal, annual construction program and highway maintenance operations.
For more information contact:
Becky Giauque \Jee-awg\, Public Information Officer, at (330) 308-3949
or email D11.PIO@dot.state.oh.us